Bowe Bergdahl

Bergdahl charged with desertion and misbehavior

Kristina Wong, The Hill

The Army on Wednesday charged Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion, reigniting the debate over whether President Obama paid too high a price to secure his release from the Taliban.Bergdahl, 28, who went missing from his base in 2009 while serving in Afghanistan, could face life imprisonment for the separate charge of misbehavior before the enemy. Some suggested that other soldiers had died while looking for Bergdahl.

Trading For Bergdahl Means More Foleys

Ben Shapiro, Breitbart

With ISIS and al Qaeda now having unified in their quest to kill Americans, there is little doubt that kidnapping more Americans will be at the top of the priority list.

Oversight Report: Obama Violated Law by Freeing Taliban Members

Adam Kredo, Washington Free Beacon

A GAO report finds that the Obama administration violated federal law when it released five Taliban leaders from prison without notifying Congress, as is legally mandated, according to an investigation by the Government Accountability Office.

Top 8 White House Lies On Bergdahl

Joseph Miller, Daily Caller

The admin. has pushed the narrative that Bowe Bergdahl was ill; his life was threatened; Congress was informed; this wasn't a negotiation with terrorists; he served with honor; the 5 released aren't a threat & will be monitored by the US; and this was the “last, best chance” to bring Bergdahl home.

Cruz: Obama Aims to Release Another GITMO Terrorist

Right Scoop Staff

Ted Cruz responded to Reid’s allegations that R's were using the Bergdahl trade as a political ploy. Cruz says he's heard that Obama may release another terrorist. He'll file legislation to stop the release of any GITMO terrorists until the Bergdahl transfer truth is discovered.

The Bergdahl Trade’s Greatest Damage

As the media readily promotes the line that Bowe Bergdahl left his post because America is the oppressor in Afghanistan, the misogynistic Hell that the Taliban made is conveniently forgotten – replaced by Bergdahl’s strange identification with the enemy.

Palin: Obama Timed Bergdahl Release to Distract From VA Scandal

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Sarah Palin believes Obama timed the release of Bowe Bergdahl to distract from his administration's Veterans Administration wait-list scandal in which at least 40 veterans reportedly died after they were put on secret waiting lists. 

Smoking Gun? Obama Knew Bergdahl was a Deserter in '10

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

A Pentagon report clearly indicates that as early as 2010, the DOD knew that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl had deserted his unit. This means that the Obama Administration had long known that Bergdahl was a deserter and still traded 5 dangerous terrorists for the release of a man who deserted his unit.

Cruz: Have We Put a Price on Other US Soldiers?

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Ted Cruz is glad for the return of Bowe Bergdahl, but is concerned about the release of 5 Taliban prisoners. "How many soldiers lost their lives to capture the Taliban we released?" Cruz said it may send the wrong message & sets a bad precedent.